Robert "Bob" L. Campbell

Born: Monday, June 3rd 1918 in Seward, Nebraska
Died: Friday, October 19th 2012 in Seward, Nebraska
Age: 94 years, 4 months and 16 days
December 23, 1940
October 6, 1945
Memorials In Care Of
Seward V.F.W. Post # 4755, Seward V.F.W. Auxiliary or Pathways to Compassion Hospice / In Lieu of Flowers
Visitation Time(s)
Monday - October 22, 2012
The Campbell Family will greet friends from 6:00-7:30 p.m. at Volzke Funeral Home.

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Service: 11:00 am - Tuesday, October 23rd 2012
Inurnment: Seward Cemetery
Seward, Nebraska
Masonic Service
"Last Call" Seward Volunteer Fire Department
Full Military Honors

Robert was born on June 3, 1918 in Seward, Nebraska to Edgar and Bess (Prosser) Campbell. He attended Seward High School. Bob was united in marriage to Gwendolyn Graham in Seward, Nebraska. Bob served his country during World War II. He was a 1st Sergeant in General Patton’s 3rd Army and fought in the Battle of the Bulge and the Battle of Bastogne. He was awarded several medals during the war including two Bronze Stars for heroism and acts of valor. After the war, he worked for Minnegasco for 34 years and retired in 1980 at the age of 62. Bob was an avid golfer and a longtime member of the Seward Country Club. He taught many Seward residents how to play golf and had a closet full of golf trophies. He was a lifetime member of the Seward VFW Post 4755 and Seward American Legion Post 33, 54 year Master Mason of Oliver Lodge #38 AF&AM. Fomer member of the Seward Fire Department. Bob and his wife, Gwen, enjoyed traveling and visited many countries around the world. Bob passed away on October 19, 2012 in Seward, Nebraska. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Gwendolyn. Bob is survived by his children, Dick and Linda Campbell of Seward, Nebraska, Don and Ann Campbell of Omaha, Nebraska; grandchildren, Brittany Lees, Ankeny, Iowa, Patrick Campbell, Omaha, Nebraska and Kelly Campbell, Denver, Colorado.

Robert Campbell
Bob Campbell

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